Women Enjoy Equal Rights In Society: Minister

Women enjoy equal rights in society: Minister

SARGODHA, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -6th Sept,2016) : Provincial Minister for Women Development Hameeda Waheed-Ud-Din said that 'Women on Wheel' project started by the Punjab government has proved that women have equal rights in the society.

Addressing inaugural ceremony of 'Women on Wheel Project' arranged by the district government, Traffic police and Honda Company at Police Lines on Tuesday, the minister said that WoW project was commendable and it would help the women to take equal participation in the routine works within the society adding that now the women would be able to prove useful citizen for the society and country as well.

On this occasion, Punjab Minister for Population Welfare Begum Zakia Shahnawaz said that Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif wanted practical steps to be taken to introduce mechanisms on the government level that would facilitate the women of Punjab by bringing a real change in their lives.

The ceremony was also attended by Senior Member Special Monitoring Unit Salman Sufi, DCO Sargodh Danish Afzaal, representative of UNO Jamshed Qazi, parliamentarians Farhana Afzal, Tamkeen Niazi, Taliha, representative of Honda Company Tasneem Shuja and women belonged to Punjab Women Commission and Aurat Foundation.